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CAMDEN STAGE PERFORMANCE TIPS

Camden stage performance tips for the Open Mic UK Camden under 16s Regional Finals!

 Camden stage performance tips

Camden stage performance tips: National singing competition Open Mic UK held its Regional Finals at Dingwalls, Camden this weekend and saw Camden’s best singers, songwriters and solo artists take to the stage in their bids to impress a music industry judging panel and capacity crowd.

The regional finals were judged by music industry specialists who have provided stage performance tips for each of the acts that performed. The people the Camden musicians wanted to impress were Zoe Miranda from Unshredded Magazine, musical theatre and choir director Mike Freeman, David Flynn from Little F Management, Gerry Driver and Head of Future Music, Chris Grayston. 

Camden’s regional final was rounded off by our guest act, previous winner of Open Mic UK, Natalie Shay.

Camden stage performance tips – Feedback for Open Mic UK 2014 Under 16s

Check out the 16-20 Camden stage performance tips here, and check out the 21 and Over Camden stage performances tips here.

Camden stage performance tips: Find industry feedback below. Please be aware views expressed by judges are opinions and subjective to that particular judging panel. These views in no way reflect the views of Open Mic UK, and are published with a view to being beneficial to the performing acts. Please take the feedback on board with a view to helping in the future.

Zenelle-Renae –  Nicely sung and your diction was good although the song choice could have benefitted from dynamics, click here on ideas to improve your dynamics. Better mic control could have given you better projection, click here for microphone techniques.

Rebecca C Barry (Rebecca B) – You looked fabulous with all your make up and costume. You really committed to the performance but take care not to push it too hard, become too shouty and lose your control, click here for tips on projection. More performance will sort out your composure. 

Leni Zieglmeier – Your image is spot on. Good tone to your vocal. Must start to look at using the stage and not become rooted to the spot, click here for tips on performance. Careful to watch your facial expression whilst you’re singing, maybe film yourself and watch it back, click here for tips on facial expression.

Rosie Alena – Fantastic song and you have all the basics right, click here for more tips on song writing. To help going forward try and write in a key that is the best sounding in your vocal range.

Maria – Potential is there but take care with your timing and tuning under pressure, look to work with a good vocal coach who will be able assist you to be even better. Better mic control will help with your projection, click here for microphone techniques. And click here for tips on performance.

Danie Mac – Great song choice! Nice facial expression to convey the optimism in the song, click here for tips on facial expression. Think about using your body and feet in the performance to convey even more passion, click here for tips on performance.

Camden stage performance tips

Chante – Nice idea to start a ccapella. Your diction wasn’t so clear but something a good vocal coach can assist you with along with your tuning to be even better, click here for the importance of voice training. Eye contact and audience engagement was excellent.  Better dynamics would have kept the interest in the performance going till the end, click here on ideas to improve your dynamics.

2Sho – Boom! Quick rapping but watch your diction, click here for advice on diction. Work really well together and it went to another level when the girl entered on the stage as they fired together. Take care to not clash on stage performance wise know your space, click here for tips on performance.

Zion Foster – Lots of potential there but just need to pick up on a few things; perhaps look to select songs that really show off the nice tone in your vocal range, click here for importance of song choice. Remember to engage with your audience, needed some eye contact. Making the dynamics range around will make it flow better as a performance. Key work needs to develop. 

Deja-Shanaye – Unfortunately the backing vocals were a little too loud and didn’t give us the chance to hear your full voice, click here for information on backing tracks. Performance wise you need to commit to show off more of your personality. 

Rushali – Lovely tone and you made the song your own. Vocally, it may be worth considering working with a good vocal coach to work on strengthening your range and projection, click here for the importance of voice training.

Danita – Performed and sung it well, try and commit more to be more purposeful around the stage, click here for tips on stage presenceclick here for performing a creative cover.

Rose-E- There is an awful lot right here; good eye contact, expression, song and performance. Brilliant.

Camden stage performance tips– Open Mic UK singing competition

All successful acts from the Open Mic UK Regional Finals will be performing at the Open Mic UK 2014 London Area Finals at The Beck Theatre, Hayes on Sunday 23rd November.

Come along to see the best unsigned talent in Camden and its surrounding areas!

Don’t miss out showcasing your talent to music industry judges. You can enter Open Mic UK now!

Alternatively, if you’re aged 19 and under, enter national singing competition TeenStar now!

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